LOCAL

Fancy Nomads in a Marriott Desert

This party was thrown to meet up to expectations!

The Aruba Tourism Authority honor loyal visitors at La Quinta Beach Resort

The couple stated that they love coming to the island because of the friendly people and the beautiful beaches.

It’s Burger Mania at Salt & Pepper Restaurant

A Double Bacon Cheeseburger with bacon, cheese, lettuce, onions, tomatoes, pickles and fries, is just the starting point.

U.S. NEWS

A top Maine Democrat announces bid to unseat Sen. Collins

Rep. Sara Gideon, of Freeport, who has been the speaker for the past two terms, has already made access to abortion a central focus of her campaign.

Blurred lines: Trump’s U.N. choice and her coal magnate spouse

But the acknowledgment email the EPA got back a few hours later wasn't from the ambassador.

Trump’s popularity could be tested if Sanders runs in 2022

Since her departure was announced this month, Sanders hasn't ruled out the possibility of a run for public office when she returns to Arkansas later this summer.

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WORLD NEWS

Europe cool on Iran coalition talk, seeks de-escalation

The split over Iran comes amid deepening divisions between the United States and its European allies over foreign policy and trade, with the allies appearing to talk past each other on a matter that both view as a crucial security issue.

UN rights chief: Relatives of ex-IS fighters should go home

Michelle Bachelet said more than 55,000 suspected IS fighters and their families have been detained in Iraq and Syria.

China’s Qu Dongyu elected as new FAO general director

The agency's 194 member countries convened at the FAO headquarters in Rome to choose a successor to José Graziano da Silva of Brazil for the 4-year term.

COLUMNS

Island Insight Episodio XXIV: Dutch Aruban after 1650 

A free for all,our island seas, the Caribbean and world oceans has become pretty much a pirates playground for whomever was in search of adventures.

Today’s Catch: Fishing in June

With temperatures averaging out around 90°, and some of the most colorful scenery in the entire Atlantic, this tropical paradise has got enough going for it on looks alone.

Island Insight Episode XXIII: The Aruban way of life since 1678 

Next to nothing has been published about the origin of Papiamento, but it is assumed that this mixed language originated with the arrival of the Castilians, mainly because of the broken Spanish natives from Aruba where combined with their own.